1904 Franklin is a nine-story multi-tenant office building with ground-floor retail located one block from regional public transit and two blocks from Lake Merritt. The property is surrounded by restaurants, bars, and cultural amenities in Oakland’s popular Uptown District.
1904 Franklin St, Oakland CA 94612
DREXL, Paramount Property Company
50,568 square feet
Graham Street Realty
Historic building with distinctive Art Deco architectural features and exposed structural elements; On-site covered and surface parking; Seismically retrofitted in 1993; and flexible floor plans cater to both small and mid-size tenants, which represent the bulk of Oakland office demand
1904 Franklin is located in Oakland’s Uptown neighborhood, which has recently become Oakland’s most amenity-rich district, offering numerous restaurants, bars, and entertainment options. Uptown’s increased popularity as a cultural destination has a direct impact on its office properties, where average office rents have surpassed the historically more expensive Oakland City Center.
The East Bay offers a high quality of life and has been one of the fastest-growing regions, both economically and demographically, in the San Francisco Bay Area since the mid-1980s. The economy is highly stable due to a diversified employment base comprising the healthcare, financial services, insurance, energy, retail, and legal industries.